Search for Brazilian champion begins on 1 February
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On 2 and 3 July, amidst the festivities and celebrations taking place in Rio de Janeiro during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, the world’s largest gaming tournament – The FIFA Interactive World Cup – will conclude it’s search for the next World Champion on EA SPORTS™ FIFA 14 at the FIWC 2014 Grand Final.

Twenty Grand Finalists from all over the world will compete over the course of the two-day Grand Final in the hopes of being crowned the next FIFA Interactive World Cup Champion. Defending champion Bruce Grannec will be there along with the 18 players that earned their seats through the various online qualification methods for the FIWC 2014.

The final player to join these elite finalists in Rio de Janeiro will be a Brazilian champion, ensuring that the 2014 FIFA World Cup and FIWC 2014 host nation is represented at the virtual showpiece.

Represent Brazil at the Grand Final
One lucky Brazilian FIWC player will have the opportunity of a lifetime: to witness the 2014 FIFA World Cup on home soil, while also competing to become the FIFA Interactive World Cup Champion at the FIWC 2014 Grand Final. The Brazilian representative at the 2014 Grand Final will be decided through a Brazilian Live Qualification event to be held on 24 April in Brazil.

How to secure your place in the Brazil Qualifier
To qualify for the Brazil Live Event, Brazilian gamers will have to compete online in either Season 5 or Season 6 of the FIFA Interactive World Cup 2014. There are currently eight qualification seats available for the Brazil event. Four seats will be awarded to Brazilian players in Online Season 5 and four will be awarded to Brazilian players in Online Season 6. The eight seats at the Brazil Qualifier will be awarded as follows:

Season 5
Best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
2nd best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
3rd best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
Best Brazilian player on the Community Qualifier leaderboard

Season 6
Best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
2nd best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
3rd best Brazilian player on the overall leaderboard
Best Brazilian player on the Community Qualifier leaderboard

You must hold a Brazilian passport to be eligible for the Brazil Qualifier. The search for Brazil’s FIWC champion begins on 1 February! Brazilian gamers, don’t miss out on your chance to represent your country at the biggest gaming tournament in the world during the biggest sporting event in the world. Sign up for the FIWC in game now and secure your chance to qualify for the Grand Final in Rio de Janeiro!